About Hervey Bay

Hervey Bay is a popular tourist city situated about 250km north of Brisbane (Queensland, Australia). Climate is excellent due to its latitude position and close proximity to the coast, with yearly temperatures between 22c to 30c.

Reasons to visit Hervey Bay include…

  • Whale and blue dolphin watching near Fraser Island

  • Annual boat racing events

  • Highly active sporting community; rugby, soccer, netball, hockey

  • Visit the heritage of nearby city of Maryborough

Beautiful beaches

  • Lots of calm, uncrowded sandy beaches within a minute walk

  • Ideal fishing waters with plenty of boat access ramps

  • Water activities including water skiing, wake boarding, kayaking, out-rigging, snorkelling, scuba diving, sailing, kite boarding

  • Long coastal bike riding and pedestrian integration with fitness equipment

Night Life

  • Plenty of clubs and pubs throughout Hervey Bay

  • DJs and live bands in various venues every weekend

  • Nightlife only a quick walk away


  • Hervey Bay has all the normal amenities, local shops and shopping mails

  • A number of weekly open markets